Graphic novels / by Ashley Rae Harris.

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  • Additional Information
    • Abstract:
      Summary: Looks at the history of graphic novels and comic books, exploring how graphic novels evolved from comics, how themes and content have changed over time, and the use of educational graphic novels in schools.
    • Notes:
      Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.
    • ISBN:
      9781617837333 : LIB
      1617837334 : LIB
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  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      HARRIS, A. R. Graphic novels. [s. l.]: Core Library, 2013. ISBN 9781617837333. Disponível em: Acesso em: 20 out. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Harris AR. Graphic Novels. Core Library; 2013. Accessed October 20, 2020.
    • APA:
      Harris, A. R. (2013). Graphic novels. Core Library.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Harris, Ashley Rae. 2013. Graphic Novels. Hot Topics in Media. Core Library.
    • Harvard:
      Harris, A. R. (2013) Graphic novels. Core Library (Hot topics in media). Available at: (Accessed: 20 October 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Harris, AR 2013, Graphic novels, Hot topics in media, Core Library, viewed 20 October 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Harris, Ashley Rae. Graphic Novels. Core Library, 2013. EBSCOhost,
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Harris, Ashley Rae. Graphic Novels. Hot Topics in Media. Core Library, 2013.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Harris AR. Graphic novels [Internet]. Core Library; 2013 [cited 2020 Oct 20]. (Hot topics in media). Available from:


Horn Book Guide Reviews 2013 Fall

This middle-grade series explores controversial issues in the media. Once considered a bad influence on children, comics and graphic novels are now far more accepted; this book focuses on the genre's history, beginning with comic books in the 1930s. The page design is uninspired, but photos and sidebars enhance the texts, and discussion questions prompt critical thinking. Reading list, timeline. Glos., ind.